Analysts await Shenandoah Telecommunications Co (NASDAQ:SHEN) to report earnings on Mar, 20 for the fiscal quarter ending Dec 2016.

They expect $-0.21 EPS, down 214.29% or $0.45 from last year’s $0.24 per share.

At the moment 5 analysts are watching Shenandoah Telecommunications Co (NASDAQ:SHEN), 1 rate it “Buy”, 3 “Outperform”, 1 “Underperform”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”.

Looking forward, for the quarter ending Mar-17, 4 analysts have a mean sales target of 156.63 million. For the quarter ending Jun-17, 4 analysts have a mean sales target of 155.49 million whilst for the year ending Dec-17, 5 analysts have a mean target of 628.33 million.

In terms of earnings per share, 4 analysts have a 0.09 EPS mean target for the quarter ending Mar-17, for the quarter ending Jun-17, 4 analysts have a 0.11 EPS mean target and for the quarter ending Jun-17 there are 5 estimates of 0.46 EPS.

The biggest institutional shareholders in Shenandoah Telecommunications Co include Vanguard Group Inc which owns 4 million shares in the company valued at $95.58 million. Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc. is the second biggest holder with 3 million shares currently valued at 72.21 million whilst BlackRock Fund Advisors has 2 million shares valued at 59.05 million.

Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 20,877,226 with a reported 1,335,764 bought and 1,055,383 sold. These holdings make up 42.68% of the company’s outstanding shares.

Currently insiders hold 1,196,795 shares in the business which makes up 2.45% of shares. The biggest holder currently is Ken L. Burch who owns 440,653 shares (0.90% of those outstanding), whilst Earle A. Mackenzie holds 164,047 (0.34% of shares outstanding) and Christopher E. French holds 146,213 (0.30% of shares outstanding).

The stock decreased 3.74% or $1.05 during the last trading session.